It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible, but also for what we do not do.
Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, known by his stage name Molière (/moʊlˈjɛər/; French: [mɔ.ljɛːʁ]; 1622–1673), was a French playwright and actor who is considered to be one of the greatest masters of comedy in Western literature.
The world, dear Agnes, is a strange affair.
Ah that I– You would have it so, you would have it so; George Dandin, you would have it so! This suits you very nicely, and you are served right; you have precisely what you deserve.
Tell me to whom you are addressing yourself when you say that.
I am addressing myself–I am addressing myself to my cap.
My fair one, let us swear an eternal friendship.
Grammar, which knows how to control even kings.
It disturbs me no more to find men base, unjust, or selfish than to see apes mischievous, wolves savage, or the vulture ravenous for its prey.